Live Updates: SC Rejects Review Appeal Against OROP Judgment

Live updates: After being postponed for more than a fortnight, the National Stock Exchange International Financial Service Center (IFSC) SGX Connect is expected to be launched today by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. With this, the NSE and the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) are set to bring SGX Nifty trading to Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT City). The inauguration, which was due to take place on July 15, was postponed due to flooding in Gujarat. The NSE IFSC-SGX Connect, which has been in the works for over four years, will route transactions in Nifty derivatives contracts that take place in Singapore to India via the Gift City IFSC.

The Supreme Court today agreed to hear a plea challenging the amended law allowing the extension of the Director of Enforcement (ED) term for up to five years, and the Center’s decision to grant an extension a year to Sanjay Kumar Mishra as head of the polling agency. A bench headed by Chief Justice N.V. Ramana took note of lead counsel Basava Prabhu Patil’s submission that the plea of ​​Saket Gokhale, an All India Trinamool Congress leader, should be entered for an urgent hearing.

Chinese state media said Xi told Biden that the United States should uphold the ‘one China principle’ and stressed that China firmly opposes Taiwan independence and interference. of external forces. US President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping held a fifth call as leaders on Thursday, and Xi warned against “playing with fire” on Taiwan amid growing concerns over a possible visit to Taiwan. Chinese-claimed island of US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.